Puneet Varma

Archaeosporales

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Kingdom  Fungi
Higher classification  Glomeromycetes
Division  Glomeromycota
Rank  Order
Similar  Glomeromycota, Glomerales, Geosiphon, Kickxellales, Glomeraceae

Archaeosporales is an order of fungi best known as arbuscular mycorrhiza to vascular land plants (Tracheophyta). but also form free living endocyte symbioses with cyanobacteria. The free living forms have a Precambrian fossil record back 2.2 Ga, well before evolution of Tracheophyta.

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Archaeosporales Wikipedia


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